POLITICS

Anton Safronov was appointed as Minister of Investment and Enterprise in...

Egor Borisov has announced the appointment of Anton Safronov as Minister of Investment and Enterpise in Yakutia during expanded plenary meeting with members of...

‘Peace and quiet’ State Duma Elections in Yakutia: No voter fraud...

No voter fraud was detected at the State Duma elections on 18 September in the region, according to Ekaterina Kladkina, a member of the Central Electoral Commission...

NEWS

ECONOMY

Made in Yakutia: Buy fresh, healthy, local

A special project "Made in Yakutia" was launched in three shops of Yakutia - in the supermarket...

In tough times: What happened to economy of Yakutia in 2016

The republic's economy had positive trends in 2016 and exceeded most of Russia's average indicators. It's...

Tiffany&Co pay visit to Alrosa’s industrial sites

Tiffany & Co. reported that senior management visited some of ALROSA's operations. The delegation was...

ALROSA sold diamonds worth $1.65 mln at auction in Yakutsk

Diamond miner Alrosa has sold out precious gems worth $1.654 million at the international auction...

Alrosa to struggle against fake diamonds

Russia's diamond miner Alrosa developed a synthetic diamond detection device, which allows to identify fake...

SOCIETY

Route Irkutsk-Yakutsk is admitted as the “Marvel of Russia”

Tourist potential of Yakutia in the final of the national contest "Marvel of Russia" was presented by three projects. The first place in the...

NATURE

Watch this: Kolymana and her cub play in adorable video

Orto Doydu Zoo has posted a new video of a white bear Kolymana with her...

The Mammoth Rush: Yakutia’s district administrations complain of license holders

Unsupervised collecting of mammoth tusks in Yakutia affect environmental safety that gives rise to concern...

Photographer Ivan Dementievsky: Yakutia’s Sinsk Pillars are spectacular

Ivan Dementievsky, famous Russian blogger and photographer, had a trip to Sinsk Pillars one week...

Heptyl under control: Rocket launching influence will be estimated

Chromatograph “Yauza Colour” is presented in National Center of Ecology’s Monitoring. This device allows scientist...

Where 25% of Russian Diamonds Come From: Yakutia’s Malykai village

Malykai is the village in Nyurba district in Yakutia (Russian region). Population is about 2000 people....

TRANSPORT

Number of subsidized air routes in Russia has increased

The government has increased the number of subsidized air travel routes from the Far East...

Fleet renewal: Yakutia Airlines purchased new Sukhoi Superjet 100

Airlines Yakutia purchased under rouble leasing an upgraded modification of Sukhoi Superjet 100. New liner,...

Egor Borisov: The bridge over Lena river to be erected by 2022

The bridge over the Lena river is essential for the development of republic as it is...

Yana highway: Temp detour roads to be repaired late this week

Incessant rains in Yakutia caused washaway on temporary detour roads of the highway "Yana" laid...

Kolyma highway incident: The bridge over Elga river is repaired

The road traffic is reopened on the bridge over the Elga river on the Kolyma...

INCIDENTS

Heavy rains flooded Even-Bytantaisk district in Yakutia

Even-Bytantaisk district was flooded due to heavy incessant rains. Hay producers were particularly affected as downpours destroyed all fodder reserve. The situation remains dire, according to...